12 Fun & Functional DIY Garden Projects for a Stylishly Creative Backyard (PHOTOS)

DIY garden projectsWant to make your backyard the place to be this summer? Well, you don't have to hire a handyman or break the bank to create some of these super-cool, do-it-yourself projects we found. Whether you're looking for more storage, lighting, or just some fun and funky accents to make your outdoor space more inviting, we've got just the thing.


Some of these projects will even appeal to your green thumb, so grab your tools and get ready to have a great summer.

What's the best thing you've ever made for your backyard? 

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